Fund Formation & Investment Management (FFIM) Practice Group

Boston, Chicago or New York


Premier, global, forward-thinking, law firm is seeking an associate with 2-5 years of relevant experience to join their Fund Formation & Investment Management (FFIM) Practice Group. The preferred location for the position is Boston, but they are open to considering qualified candidates in Chicago or New York. Alternate Firm office locations may be considered based on business needs and the candidate’s experience. Their FFIM practice group offers the full suite of services to GPs and LPs; The practice group understands the business objectives, dynamics and trends of GPs, LPs and the entire private funds industry.


Qualified candidates must have solid fund formation and investment management experience, including fund and management structuring, side letter negotiations, secondary sales, and Investment Advisers Act registration and compliance experience. The ideal candidate also will have sophisticated document drafting skills and the ability to manage complex projects and transactions. The candidate must be comfortable with direct interaction with both senior partners and clients and have a positive attitude, strong interpersonal skills, and an exceptional work ethic, coupled with a desire to be part of a fast-paced, growing and collaborative environment.

Skills & Experience


  • Candidate must hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school
  • Must be in good standing and an active member of the Bar of the jurisdiction(s) where the candidate is admitted to practice.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple priorities and track extensive details.
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and all levels of personnel and handle confidential information sensitively and discreetly.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, while demonstrating initiative, diplomacy and tact when under pressure.

Salary range: $240,000 – $350,000 plus bonus. Actual pay will be determined based on experience and other job-related factors permitted by law.

To learn more about their FFIM practice, read their bios, please contact us and we will share this intel with you if you are indeed interested in this amazing opportunity.




Job Type: Full-time, Hybrid

Salary: $240,000 - $350,000

Date Active: No value

Exempt/Not Exempt: Exempt

Apply for this Position

  • Accepted file types: docx, doc, pdf, Max. file size: 25 MB.